Combat Systems Integration & Test Engineer

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12 months +
Outsource UK
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Combat Systems Integration & Test Engineer Databus, combat systems, submarines and defence

A Combat Systems Integration & Test Engineer with Databus, combat systems, submarines and defence experience is required to work on a twelve month contract (WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF EXTENSION) for our Defence client based in Surrey.

This is a 12 Month contract working for one of the UK's Leading defence companies

Overview of the Combat Systems Integration & Test Engineer contract role

Undertaking combat system integration trials both on and off site to support the current in-service fleet of Submarines.
Design proving and integration of Combat Systems Equipment including networks, databus, visual equipment, optronics, radar, navigation, weapon systems & sonar.
Integration and testing of new releases of software for combat systems equipment.
Installing and testing new combat systems hardware.
Conduct of trials and defect investigations on combat systems equipment.
Combat Systems fault finding, analysis & diagnosis.
Offline analysis of test and trials results.
Production of integration test procedures, documentation & technical reports.
Production of cable data sheets and drawings to support new and current combat systems.

Key skills required for the Combat Systems Integration & Test Engineer

Combat Systems Integration experience
Experience or working within a systems engineering environment and knowledge of how systems are integrated and tested.
Experience of Interface Protocols and Standards [IE: RS 422, RS 232, 1553 Databus]
Experience of fault finding and investigation on electronic and computer systems.
Particular deep skills, knowledge and experience in at least one area of combat systems is highly desirable.
Experience of modern computing and networking such as shared computing, virtualisation and IP Networks highly desirable.

The role is based in Surrey - commutable from Aldershot, Farnborough, Wokingham, Bracknell, Chertsey, Weybridge, Woking, Guildford, Farnham, Winchester, Basingstoke and Reading with excellent access from Hampshire and Berkshire

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